The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 87 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.71% 0.71% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 4.79% 6.19% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £40,000 £44,375 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% -36.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £38,000 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £51,875 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
VMware ESX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
146 113 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.87% 11.47% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 133 110 114
Median salary £30,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Kent

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +19 5 £40,000 -2.43%
Maidstone +5 1 £24,000 -31.42%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 10 (66.67%) HP
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) IIS
5 7 (46.67%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) Siebel
6 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) DFS Replication
8 4 (26.67%) vSphere
9 3 (20.00%) NAS
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (20.00%) High Availability
9 3 (20.00%) iSCSI

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 9 (60.00%) Applications Support
4 8 (53.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
7 2 (13.33%) Network Systems Engineer
7 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) DFS Replication
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 10 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Siebel
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft